Graduate Assistants


  • Adebanke Loveth Adebayo

    Adebanke Loveth Adebayo

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Health communication, maternal and neonatal health, public health communication, death and dying, health equity, intercultural health communication, and global health.

  • Jordan M Alpert
  • Anthony Arciero

    Anthony Arciero

    Graduate Research Assistant


  • Lindsey Beall

    Lindsey Beall

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • Ryan Bowerman

    Ryan Bowerman

    Graduate Lecturer

    Critical Development studies, citizenship, biopolitics, globalization, immigration, migration, colonialism, postcolonialism

  • Nathaniel S Brophy

    Nathaniel S Brophy

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Instructional Communication, Health Communication

  • Melissa N Bruce

    Melissa N Bruce

    Graduate Teaching Assistant



  • Hyle L Daley

    Hyle L Daley

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • Kimberly Daniels

    Kimberly Daniels

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Media Effects, Health Communication, Body Image, Fat Talk, Negative Body Communication, Body Envy

  • Yuxiang (Joshua) Du

    Yuxiang (Joshua) Du

    Strategic Communication, Public Relations, Public Diplomacy, Intercultural Communication, Organizational Communication, Identity and Communication, Inter-Generational Communication








  • Allister Virginia Nelson

    Allister Virginia Nelson

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Selena Maureen Nelson

    Selena Maureen Nelson

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Science Communication, Climate Change Communication, Severe Weather Communication, Risk Perception and Communication

  • Liza Ngenye

    Liza Ngenye

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Karin H Nordin

    Karin H Nordin

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Intimate Partner Violence, Forensics, Health Communication, Interpersonal Communication


  • Hyun-kyung Oh

    Hyun-kyung Oh

    political communication, intercultural communication, social media

  • Ayodeji E Otusanya

    Ayodeji E Otusanya

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Health Communication , Intercultural Communication,  Reproductive Health Communication, Gender studies, Race relations, African and African American Communication




  • Maryam Saroughi

    Maryam Saroughi

    Graduate Research Assistant

  • Lane Marie Schwager

    Lane Marie Schwager

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Christian Reed Seiter

    Christian Reed Seiter

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Christian’s research interests include end-of-life healthcare communication, patient-provider relationships, and using theatre to teach clinical empathy skills to healthcare providers.

  • Michael Seium

    Michael Seium

    Mass communications, Professional soccer, sports, human interest stories, college soccer, athletics, cycling, African sports, immigrant athletes in the USA. Media, Sports media, broadcast media, Radio, TV, Newspaper, social media etc......

  • Jennifer R Shaskan

    Jennifer R Shaskan

    Graduate Lecturer

  • Syahgena Ardhila St. Onge

    Syahgena Ardhila St. Onge

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Health communication, reproductive health, media studies, gender and development, migration, higher education, Islamic world, Southeast Asia

  • Briana M. Stewart

    Briana M. Stewart

    Graduate Lecturer

  • Laura Stokes

    Laura Stokes

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Teacher professional development, psychology, developmental psychology, classroom quality

  • Marissa M Strang

    Marissa M Strang

    Graduate Professional Assistant


  • Ashley C. Thomas

    Ashley C. Thomas

    Strategic Communication, Intercultural Communication, Religious Communication

  • Kristin M. F. Timm

    Kristin M. F. Timm

    science, environmental, and climate change communication; climate science and decision making; climate change adaptation and mitigation

  • Xing Tong